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conscript fathers

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plural noun
  1. the senators of ancient Rome.
  2. any legislators.

Origin of conscript fathers

First recorded in 1525–35
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British Dictionary definitions for conscript fathers

conscript fathers

pl n
  1. literary august legislators, esp Roman senators
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